Botanical Name: Boswellia carterii
Country of Origin: Somalia
Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
Distillation Date: Sep 2021
Minimum Shelf Life: 4 years
Plant Part: Resin
Perfume Note: Base
Aroma: Spicy, haunting and woody
Blends well with: Basil, Bergamot, Black Pepper, Cinnamon Leaf, Cinnamon Bark, Clary Sage, Coriander, Cypress, Elemi, Fir Needle Siberian, Geranium, Grapefruit Pink, Kaffir Lime, Lavender, Lemon, Lime, Neroli, Orange Sweet, Patchouli, Rose Otto, Rose Moroc, Sandalwood, Siam Wood (Pemou), Tangerine, Ylang Ylang III, Ylang Ylang Complete, Ylang Ylang Extra
This is a gorgeous Frankincense essential oil with a beautiful incense-like smell. The diffused aroma of this spiritual oil brings calm to the mind and aids to dispel anxiety. Our Somalia wildcrafted Frankincense carterii is often used in meditation and meditation blends for increasing enlightenment. Frankincense is a revered ingredient for creating ceremonial incense in India, China, many parts of SE Asia and also used in the Western hemisphere by the Catholic Church. Frankincense contains beneficial properties for toning and refreshing the skin making it a choice ingredient in many creams and skin care lotions.
The medical research
studies regarding Frankincense carterii indicate it is beneficial towards certain types of cancer, with research continuing to try and isolate the exact property.
Batch specific GC/MS analysis for our Aniseed essential oil is available by clicking on the green tab above.
Aromatherapy use: Antibacterial, antifungal, anxiety, asthma, anti-aging, bronchitis, dry skin, extreme coughing, headache, muscular tension, scars, stress, stretch marks
General use: Diffuser, meditation and meditation blends, potpourri, massage, perfume, bath and body oil, bath salt, shower gel, treatment oils and creams, soap and candle scent